Grosses

'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Sep. 25 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 25 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1jackass: number two$2,403,080-66%3,059--$786$31,405,3401Paramount
2Jet Li's Fearless$720,545-75%1,806--$399$11,312,0461Rogue
3Gridiron Gang$431,224-80%3,5106$123$27,387,7662Sony / Columbia
4Flyboys$411,829-73%2,033--$203$6,416,2471MGM
5The Black Dahlia$335,570-70%2,23610$150$17,604,8462Universal
6All the King's Men (2006)$254,246-71%1,514--$168$3,926,5231Sony / Columbia
7The Illusionist (2006)$239,262-74%1,432-6$167$27,837,3406Yari Film Group
8Little Miss Sunshine$196,611-71%1,384-52$142$50,487,7699Fox Searchlight
9The Covenant$190,011-75%2,678-3$71$20,372,2323Sony / Screen Gems
10The Last Kiss (2006)$181,889-70%1,3592$134$8,627,7062Paramount / DreamWorks